Emerging Leaders Scholarship Eligibility 

  • Applicants must have been a school business professional for five years or fewer as of June 1, 2021. This includes combined time in present and previous positions in current and other school districts.

  • Membership with ASBO International or ASBO affiliate is not required. If a recipient is not currently an ASBO International member, the ASBO International membership fee will be deducted from the $2,000 scholarship.

  • Applicants must be currently employed full-time by a school district. This includes finance and accounting, purchasing, food service/nutrition, risk management, transportation, facilities, and other positions that fall under the school business office purview.

  • Once selected, scholarship recipients are required to complete their online profile in the Global School Business Network and participate in the community created for Emerging Leaders Scholars.

Official Rules